These sweet fabric flowers are so quick and easy to create! They make charming additions to any home or a great, handmade gift for any occasion – Mother’s Day, birthdays, Easter and more. One of the best things about making your own flowers is getting to choose the fabrics! You don’t need a lot of… Continue reading Ten Minute Make….Fabric Flowers
Velvet upholstery and accents are set to be one of the key home interior trends for 2018 and we couldn’t be more thrilled! Is there anything quite like the sumptuous, soft and luxury feel of this timeless fabric? Velvet is a fabric like no other with a long history, widely believed to date back to… Continue reading Spotlight On….Velvet
Jewellery is a wonderful gift for that special someone and we are proud to stock the stunning Ronin Jewellery in selected stores and online. Designed and handmade in Wales, this jewellery collection is fresh, stylish and fun and we are delighted to introduce you to Kay Griffith, the designer of these gorgeous ranges! What sparked… Continue reading Meet the Designer….Ronin Jewellery
This week’s blog comes from our youngest contributor and is a great way to start your children crafting! Hi, I’m Fuzzie Bro. I’m 9 years old and I’ve started making pom poms. I think it’s fun and a calming thing to do. It’s not particularly difficult when you know how to do it so I’m… Continue reading Making Pom Poms!
Please note this competition is now closed – thank you to all who entered and congratulations to our winner Sue Munn! If you are struggling to find the right gifts for friends or family then why not take a look at our fantastic creative ranges! Whether your loved one has been crafting for years or… Continue reading Christmas Gift Ideas….Get Creative!
The Closs & Hamblin Horsham store recently spearheaded a local campaign to encourage children from local primary schools in developing their knitting, sewing, and crafting skills. Support packages including fabric remnants, thread, lots and lots of yarn, knitting needles, wallpaper, toy stuffing, and instructional booklets were delivered at the end of October to 13 primary… Continue reading Closs & Hamblin Horsham: Investing in our local schools
You really are a talented bunch – we love taking a look at customer projects made using Closs & Hamblin products and we thought we would share some of them with you. If you would like to submit your latest knitting, sewing or craft creation then just tag @clossandhamblin on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram. Scroll… Continue reading Take A Look: Our Creative Customers